Standard procedure for sending items home with patients

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Media release 15 February 2018 | What is the standard procedure for sending items home with patients?Patients who wish to take tissue home with them would be required to fill out a Request for Return of Tissue part of the  Surgical Consent form, and a Request form Amputated Tissue/limb return…

National Bowel Screening Programme to be reviewed

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Media release 14 February 2018 | Minister of Health Dr David Clark has ordered an independent review of the National Bowel Screening Programme. The free screening programme is being rolled-out in stages around the country, with three DHBs currently on board.